Tag Archives: Tuscany

I’m Published! :D

I’m absolutely thrilled to share that my first submission to “Italian Notebook” , a wonderful online newsletter, has been published today! I’m a contributing writer! I wrote about lovely Pienza, a charming hilltown in Tuscany, which I had the pleasure … Continue reading

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“Shout Out” for “Postcards from Travel PiZazz” from Nada’s Italy

Thank you, Nada, for the wonderful “shout out”! We had an absolutely fab-u-lous time together in la bella Italia!  * * * Please read what Nada of Nada’s Italy wrote about Postcards from Travel PiZazz in her latest newsletter: “Read … Continue reading

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Doors, Windows…and Other Details “Italian Style”

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“To my mind, the greatest reward and luxury of travel is to be able to experience everyday things as  if for the first time, to be in a position in which almost nothing is so familiar it is taken for … Continue reading

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Gelato Gems: Remembering My Favorites in Tuscany

My gelato tour continues into Tuscany. It became apparent at the onset of this quest that there were far more worthy gelaterias than I could possibly sample in a mere month. Don’t you agree that, to be fair, another journey … Continue reading

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Italian Style – Pt. II – Tuscany: “La Dolce Vita”…Everywhere You Look…a Feast for the Senses!

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From the fashion to the food, from the art to the language…Italy is a feast and delight for the senses! Everywhere you look, everything you eat or drink, everywhere you go… everything you experience…is a reflection of the pride, passion, … Continue reading

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Gelato!! Part 2 ;-)

As we moved into the second half of our adventure, I forced myself to continue to enjoy the incredible gelato of Italy. Of course, my reviews are completely subjective. To make an accurate comparison, I would’ve had to have experienced … Continue reading

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Florence in Photos…

I’ll be filling in the details along the way, but you just have to come back with me and see it for yourself !!!

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A Perfect Way to Begin the Day…with David!!

Today, the Accademia – home to Michelangelo’s sublime masterpiece, David Vasari, a contemporary of Michelangelo, said it best, “Nor has there ever been seen a pose so fluent or a gracefulness equal to this, or feet, hands and head so … Continue reading

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Florence Under a Full Moon

Last evening after a lovely dinner at “Rose’s” we enjoyed a lovely walk along the Arno with cool evening breezes and la luna, the moon…perfect. After another gelato, a stroll through the Piazza di Signori to say buona notte to … Continue reading

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Fabulous Firenze!!

We have four days to see some of the most exquisite art in the world and to shop the tempting leather/jewelry stores/markets. (Oh, did I mention the fabulous dining & gelato opportunities ?) The heat wave is still upon us … Continue reading

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